Richelle Delia, Product Researcher at Owens Corning
The Global Commerce Program will be hosting Dr. Richelle Delia, Product Researcher at Owens Corning for April's Global Commerce Connects event: “The New Age of Product Development: How Consumer Behavior has Changed the Innovation process.”
Have you ever wondered how Apple consistently delivers products that you didn’t even know you wanted? What about the fact that Uber completely reimagined our relationship with individual transportation? Businesses that acutely understand their customer, and what those customers want to accomplish, master their market. The key lies in uncovering customer unarticulated needs.
Learn the challenges today’s companies face in developing meaningful products and how innovative ones succeed. Hear case studies from Owens Corning that tackle the growing importance of sustainability and maintaining product quality. This eye-opening talk is vital for anyone looking to learn how to position a product to succeed, including those interested in business, product development, marketing and sales.
Dr. Richelle Delia is an award-winning chemical engineer, Fulbright scholar and impact investing advocate. She has expertise in manufacturing product development and thrives at the intersection of materials science research, ideation and innovation. Her latest venture applies scientific inquiry to practical, impact investments that produce financial and social returns. Currently employed with Owens Corning Science & Technology, she has had roles in product development, process development, corporate sustainability and government affairs. She lives in Columbus, OH with her husband and miniature golden doodle puppy.